There’s nothing that says you can’t eat eggs for every meal, right? Good. Then I’m going for it. This time of year, my motivation to be creative in the kitchen pretty much goes down the drain. (Please tell me I’m not the only one. Right....?) We’ve been outside bunches this week riding the horses, working on the yard mess (no, it’s still not anywhere near being done…), and getting the garden slightly closer. That’s been in … [Read more...] about Creamed Chard and Eggs Skillet
Flaky pie crusts. Creamy homemade cheese. Juicy grassfed meats. Fresh homegrown veggies bursting with flavor. Is it any wonder food is one of my favorite parts of homesteading?
This weekend was supposed to be pretty laid-back, at least by Winger standards... I was planning to finally clean my neglected house, do a little computer work, and make our favorite peanut butter pie to go with our Slow Cooker Baked Potato Soup for Saturday night supper. And then just like that, it was Sunday morning and there I was, mopping up a lake of liquid yellow cow manure in my mudroom. Welcome to my life... Christian has been … [Read more...] about Peanut Butter Pie Recipe
Living in a rural area comes with lots of perks: A slower pace. Friendly neighbors. Charming, smaller towns. And lots of room to breathe and think. I love all of those things and treasure them daily. But the food, y'all. The food can be a challenge. Our nearest town is about 60,000 people, and while that's not a metropolis by any means, it's a decent-sized town by Wyoming standards. However, our food options are pretty limited. … [Read more...] about French Dip Sandwiches Recipe
Have I ever told you how horrible of a cook I used to be? It was bad, you guys. Really bad. So bad that when Christian and I got married, my speciality was broiled spam sandwiches. (For realz.) So bad that it was years before I fed my family pork chops that weren't reminiscent of corrugated cardboard. So bad that once I cooked a store-bought corned beef for only a few hours (without added seasonings) and then proceeded to shred it … [Read more...] about Homemade Corned Beef Recipe (without nitrates)